The dirtiest economies have tended to be Communist ones, such as the old Soviet Union and the People’s Republic of China.
The evolution debate doesn’t simply stand alone, isolated from other controversies like the one about climate change.
The Google diversity memo story is rich in ironies.
To the weaponized epithets “anti-science,” “science denial,” and the rest, you can now add “un-American” as a putdown for ideas in a scientific context that you don’t like.
I am struck by the similarities between Hawking’s call for space exploration and the wailing and gnashing of teeth about the Paris climate accords.